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Find more Hastings relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 99 less people named Hastings in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 14,454 people named Hastings in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Hastings in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 14,355 people named Hastings were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,307 adults were unmarried
  • 342 reported their race as other than white
  • 13,857 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $1,071

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Hastings families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2,668 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were born in foreign countries